About Matthew Gallagher, Attorney at Law
Matthew Gallagher is a licensed and experienced Houston criminal defense lawyer with a record of success in criminal and DWI cases in Texas. He has successfully represented clients who have been charged with a wide range of crimes.
Whether you have been arrested for a DWI or any other crime Matthew Gallagher stands ready to help. Matthew Gallagher is an aggressive Houston criminal defense lawyer who always fights for his clients facing criminal charges regardless of the circumstances. His comprehensive approach to criminal defense allows Matthew Gallagher to provide solid representation for cases which involve multiple charges.
Matthew Gallagher offers competent and compassionate representation for clients accused of a wide range of offenses. As a knowledgeable Houston criminal attorney, Matthew Gallagher can help you navigate the Texas legal system and achieve the best possible results for your case.
Matthew Gallagher, Attorney At Law can help protect your rights if you are arrested in the South Texas area.
Do You KNOW YOUR RIGHTS When Arrested?
YOU have the right to remain silent. This means, you can refuse to answer questions.
ANYTHING you say CAN and WILL be used AGAINST you in a court of law. This means if you choose to speak with law enforcement officers, your statements can and will be used later be in a criminal trial against you to help the prosecution convict you of the crime you have been charged with.
YOU have the right to talk to an attorney and to have your attorney present while you are being questioned. If you choose to have legal representation, the police MUST allow you to speak with your attorney. That attorney MUST also be allowed to assist you while you are questioned, if you so choose.
YOU can choose to “invoke” these rights at ANYTIME and refuse to answer questions while you wait to be represented by experienced legal counsel. This means that even if you began to speak with law enforcement officers, you can choose to stop at any time and assert your legal rights.
When faced with the strong arm of the State or Federal government, you need and are entitled to a lawyer who is not only qualified, but is also zealous in protecting your constitutionally provided rights, ensuring that you are treated fairly and with respect, and is capable helping you to ensure that your case ends with the best possible outcome.
Matthew Gallagher can be your advocate at all stages of your case; whether you are about to be arraigned, go to trial, or appeal a conviction. As an experienced DWI and Criminal Defense attorney serving the Houston, Texas area, and licensed before the Supreme Court of Texas and the US District Court for the Southern District of Texas, Matthew Gallagher has success in defending the rights of clients in a variety of criminal law cases, including, but not limited to:
- Misdemeanor and felony Driving While Intoxicated (DWI),
- Administrative License Revocations (ALR),
- Various drug offenses
- Domestic violence accusations,
- Child endangerment or abuse,
- Juvenile offenders,
- Internet and Computer crimes,
- Vehicular crimes, and
- Sex-related crimes, including prostitution